TWICE EACH YEAR, when the Bible Lesson "Ancient and Modern Necromancy, alias Mesmerism and Hypnotism, Denounced" comes up, as it does this week, it reminds me of a day I was called only minutes before Sunday School began to teach a class of six-year-olds. No time to prepare! After the opening exercises, I said to the kids, "Do you know what all those words mean?" Pause.
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